Iranian Currency

Travelling to Iran and needs to know the name of the Iranian money unit or just want to know how much is $5 US dollars in Iranian currency?

Use the links on this page to understand more about the local currency used in Iran, currency symbol, notes and more.


Iranian Currency Exchange Rate Today

Iran Money

  • The local money used in Iran is Rial.

  • The currency symbol of the Iranian money is .

  • The Iranian currency code is IRR.

  • The Rial Notes: The Iranian currency notes are made up of 100, 200, 500, 1000, 2000, 5000, 10 000, 20 000, 50 000, 100 000 rials.

  • The Rial Coins: 1 Rial is made up of 100 Dinars. Iranian Dinar Coins go from 50, 100, 250, 500, 1000, 2000, 5000 rials.

What is the best currency to use in Iran? obviously it is best to convert your currency to Iranian money and use the local Rial as it is accepted everywhere in Iran. American dollars and other major currencies like Stirling Pound or Japanese Yen are not readily accepted in most business establishments, however some major hotel chains, restaurants and shops may accept US dollars at an agreed upon exchange rate.

Can I use my credit cards in Iran? Major credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are widely accepted within Iran (at hotels, restaurants, shops, travel agencies etc.). American Express is less common and can attract surcharges if you are able to use in an establishment - therefore check before you use it.

What is the exchange rate for Rial to US Dollars?

Exchange rates for foreign currencies are always changing and in most days by the minute.

It’s important to check out the current money exchange rate for US Dollar to Iranian Rial before ordering the Rial you need for your next trip from American Dollar to Rial Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Rial to Stirling Pound?

Exchange rates for foreign currencies are always changing and in most days minute by minute.

Therefore it's wise to ask for the the today's currency exchange rate for British Pound to Iranian Rial before buying the Rial you require for your up coming trip from British Pound to Rial Exchange Rate Today.